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Introduction: Peptococcus

Description of Peptococcus

Peptococcus: A genus of gram-positive, anaerobic, coccoid bacteria that is part of the normal flora of the mouth, upper respiratory tract, and large intestine in humans. Its organisms cause infections of soft tissues and bacteremias.
Source: MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Peptococcus

The following list attempts to classify Peptococcus into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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